BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany can cope with a record-breaking influx of refugees and migrants this year without raising taxes and without jeopardizing its goal of a balanced budget, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a newspaper interview published on Saturday.
The 14-year-old Palestinian girl who cried after German Chancellor Angela Merkel told her she might be deported has had her residency permit extended until March 2016, the mayor's office in the northern city of Rostock said on Friday. Show More Summary
The sudden increase in refugees and migrants is partly explained by the natural momentum of mass migration – but it has also been caused by German Chancellor Angela Merkel
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel's popularity has dropped abruptly over her handling of Europe's refugee crisis, a poll for ARD television network showed.
Last week, German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared Europe's ongoing refugee crisis a bigger challenge to European unity than Greece's financial woes. She reminded her own country that Germans should be proud of a post-war heritage based...Show More Summary
Germany expects to take in over 800,000 asylum-seekers this year, the most in Europe, and Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged other European Union nations to take in more migrants. “We should stop pointing fingers at each other…” German government spokesman Steffen Seibert also denied on Twitter that Germany was sending chartered trains to Budapest to
THIS WAS INEVITABLE: EU may bring back border controls, Angela Merkel suggests. “The German Chancellor says for the first time that the Schengen zone, which allows passport-free travel across mainland Europe, cannot continue in its current form unless other EU countries accept their share of migrants.” Europe will turn ugly in response to this flood. […]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel expressed skepticism over Poland’s demand for permanent NATO forces to be stationed in Eastern Europe. The announcement was made during a press conference in Berlin.
On Monday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius criticized eastern EU member states for their policies toward migrants. Merkel said that if the European Union's member statees fail to redistribute migrants throughout the union, the future of the Schengen agreement will be called into question.
On Monday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that if the EU member states failed to redistribute migrants throughout the union, the future of the Schengen agreement would be called into question.
Earlier, the EC said that it had not ruled out the possibility of changing the current rules of the Schengen Area following German Chancellor Angela Merkel's statement, in which she warned that if the EU member states failed to redistribute migrants throughout the union, the future of the Schengen agreement would be called into question.
The French government has increased pressure on Germany in an attempt to reorganize the Eurozone, but German Chancellor Angela Merkel does not show much enthusiasm over the “project”, DWN reported.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing the toughest test yet in her bid to keep the European Union dream together. Having fought tooth and nail to keep Greece within the Eurozone, she is now fighting for the basic principles of the EU.
EU interior ministers will hold a special summit September 14 to address the issue, he said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that European Union states “must share the responsibility for refugees seeking asylum”, arguing that failing them will betray the bloc’s values. Germany, France and Austria this past week sharpened their call for an
If the European Union does not manage to distribute the migrants, the existence of the Schengen agreement itself will be under threat, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday.
The German chancellor warned that the Continent’s open-border policy was at risk unless all European countries showed an equal willingness to help.
The leaders of the Normandy Quartet have agreed to hold a telephone conversation on the situation in crisis-hit Ukraine, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday.
Russia and NATO aimed to achieve constructive relationship, however, the ties are currently at an unsatisfactory level, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Monday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Returning from her summer break in mid-August, German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised some eyebrows by describing Europe's refugee problem as a bigger challenge than the Greece crisis, which had overshadowed all else in the first half of 2015.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel the main aspects of work in the Normandy Format, including talks of the foreign ministers and the preparation of a new high-level meeting.